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Coronavirus hospitalizations soar to more than 800 in LA County; another 1,966 cases posted

COVID-19 hospitalization numbers continued an unsettling upward climb in Los Angeles County on Monday, July 26, with state figures showing more than 800 people now being treated for the virus, more than double the number from just two weeks ago. According to the state, there were 825 people hospitalized due to COVID in the county, up from 745 the day prior. On July 12, there were only 372 people hospitalized in the county. There were 182 people in intensive care, up from 161 on Sunday, according...
Tags: Health, News, Education, California, Government, India, US, Los Angeles, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, United States, United Kingdom, Delta, Community, Aeg


Bonin’s program brings 160 unhoused people indoors from Venice boardwalk encampment

Los Angeles City Councilman Mike Bonin said on Monday, July 26 that 160 people who were living along the Venice boardwalk have been brought inside and accepted the city’s offer of a pathway to permanent housing. Bonin’s Encampment to Home program began on June 28. The program promises all residents who accept shelter a pathway to permanent housing in an effort to clear the Venice boardwalk, where a large encampment developed during the pandemic. Outreach teams with St. Joseph’s Center have offer...
Tags: Health, News, Education, La, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Homeless, Venice, City Council, Moses, Los Angeles City Council, Los Angeles City, LA County


CSUN ethnic studies expert withdraws in protest from OC Board of Education panel

One of five panelists scheduled to talk about ethnic studies at an Orange County Board of Education town hall Tuesday night is withdrawing from the forum in protest, complaining that other panelists are not experts on the subject and in fact, oppose it. Theresa Montaño, a Cal State Northridge professor in the Chicana and Chicano Studies department, wrote in a resignation letter Monday, July 26, that “this panel will not effectively inform the community or build meaningful dialogue about Ethnic S...
Tags: Politics, Education, Sport, Soccer, Local Politics, Local News, Orange County, Southern California, Board of Education, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, CSUN, Mohan, Rossmoor, Montano, Cal State Northridge


Expert withdraws in protest from Orange County Board of Education ethnic studies panel

One of five panelists scheduled to talk about ethnic studies at an Orange County Board of Education town hall Tuesday night is withdrawing from the forum in protest, complaining that other panelists are not experts on the subject and in fact, oppose it. Theresa Montaño, a Cal State Northridge professor in the Chicana and Chicano Studies department, wrote in a resignation letter Monday, July 26, that “this panel will not effectively inform the community or build meaningful dialogue about Ethnic S...
Tags: Politics, Education, Sport, Soccer, Local Politics, Local News, Orange County, Southern California, Board of Education, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Mohan, Rossmoor, Montano, Cal State Northridge, Top Stories LADN


LAUSD Redistricting Commission to hold public hearings

The Los Angeles Unified School District Redistricting Commission has scheduled virtual hearings in the coming weeks to gather public input on redrawing school board members’ district boundaries. The boundaries are redrawn every decade based on updated Census data to determine which neighborhoods should fall into which board district. The 15-member redistricting commission must issue a final report and recommendations to the City Council by Oct. 29, which will until Dec. 31 to adopt a new map. ...
Tags: Education, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, City Council, Local News, U S Education, Thurmond, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT, LAUSD Redistricting Commission


Coronavirus patients in LA County hospitals continue to increase

Los Angeles County reported 2,089 new cases of COVID-19 and four additional deaths on Sunday, July 25, though officials said the number of cases and deaths likely reflect reporting delays over the weekend. The number of coronavirus patients in county hospitals continued to rise Sunday, increasing to 745 from 716 a day earlier, according to state figures. There were 161 COVID-19 patients in intensive care, up from 154 on Saturday. Sunday’s figures bring the county’s totals to 1,281,760 cases and ...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, India, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, United States, United Kingdom, Delta, Community, Aeg, Los Angeles County, Ferrer, LA County


LA County reports 4th straight day of 2,500-plus new coronavirus cases

Public Health officials reported Los Angeles County’s fourth consecutive day of more than 2,500 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, July 24, with 2,600 new COVID-19 infections and 10 additional deaths. Health officials have repeatedly blamed the current surge in cases on the highly infectious “Delta” variant of the virus. The variant was first discovered in India and is blamed for rampant infections in that country, along with outbreaks in the United Kingdom. It is now spreading across the United...
Tags: Health, News, Education, Mexico, Government, India, Los Angeles, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, United States, United Kingdom, Delta, Community, American Express, Aeg


President George W. Bush leads Distinguished Speaker Series, which expands to Long Beach this year

By Jo Murray, Contributor Former President George W. Bush will speak in Long Beach on Sept. 20 to kick off the Distinguished Speaker Series of Southern California. The series expands to Long Beach this year, with the Terrace Theater as the venue. Two famous journalists, a distinguished historian, a late-night talk show host and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate will speak in Long Beach over the next nine months. “Our Redondo Beach location has a five-year-long waiting list, so now is the ti...
Tags: England, Jay Leno, News, Education, David Cameron, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Long Beach, Beverly Hills, Community, Malala Yousafzai, Pasadena, Local News, Orange County, George W Bush


State superintendent Thurmond: Vaccines are best way to ensure schools stay open

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond visits Monte Vista Elementary School to meet the staff working for LA’s BEST summer learning program and participate in enrichment activities with students in Los Angeles on Friday, July 23, 2021. LA’s BEST is an expanded learning program providing free after-school and summer learning opportunities at nearly 200 elementary schools in neighborhoods with the greatest needs and fewest resources across Los Angeles. The program at Monte Vista...
Tags: News, Education, La, Alabama, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Delta, San Diego, Vaccinations, Associated Press, Lausd, Local News, Cancun, Highland Park, Goldberg


Photos: Discovery Cube LA reopens in Sylmar

Children play at the Discovery Cube Los Angeles during the reopening in Sylmar, Calif. on July 22, 2021. (Photo by Shae Hammond, Contributing Photographer) Children play at the Discovery Cube Los Angeles during the reopening in Sylmar, Calif. on July 22, 2021. (Photo by Shae Hammond, Contributing Photographer) Children play at the Discovery Cube Los Angeles during the reopening in Sylmar, Calif. on July 22, 2021. (Photo by Shae Hammond, Contributing Photographer) Children play at the Disc...
Tags: Health, News, Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Hilton, Community, DoubleTree, HUNTINGTON, Laguna Beach, Sylmar, RICK GODINEZ, Sylmar Calif, Top Stories LADN


COVID variant continues relentless spread in LA County, even among vaccinated residents

A relentless surge of COVID-19 cases continued in Los Angeles County on Thursday, July 22, as another 2,700 cases were reported, with the percentage of infections occurring among fully vaccinated residents steadily rising. In fact, during the month of June, 20% of all newly reported COVID infections in the county occurred among people who had been fully vaccinated. That was up from 11% in May and 5% in April. But Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said the increase is normal given the continu...
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Tuition hike approved for UCLA, UC Irvine, UC Riverside and 7 other campuses

By JANIE HAR | Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — University of California regents on Thursday approved a multiyear plan to raise tuition and fees at the system’s 10 campuses. The proposed increase is the first since 2017 and had been criticized by opponents as a “forever hike.” University officials say the increase is needed to maintain the quality of the public university system and provide more financial aid to students. The proposal calls for tuition and fees to rise by 2% plus inflation for n...
Tags: News, Education, California, California News, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Higher Education, Michigan, Associated Press, Lausd, Biden, UC, University Of California, Ucla, Gavin Newsom


University of California regents approve rare tuition hike

By JANIE HAR | Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — University of California regents on Thursday approved a multiyear plan to raise tuition and fees at the system’s 10 campuses. The proposed increase is the first since 2017 and had been criticized by opponents as a “forever hike.” University officials say the increase is needed to maintain the quality of the public university system and provide more financial aid to students. The proposal calls for tuition and fees to rise by 2% plus inflation for n...
Tags: News, Education, California, California News, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Higher Education, Michigan, Associated Press, Lausd, Biden, UC, University Of California, Ucla, Gavin Newsom


Photos: LAUSD students participate in sports clinics

The L.A. Education Recovery Fund and LAUSD, in collaboration with the LA Sports Council and professional sports teams, host a sports clinic for students at the Robert F. Kennedy UCLA Community School in Los Angeles on Wednesday, July 21, 2021. Participating sports organizations include the LA Dodgers, LA Rams, LA Chargers, LA Galaxy, LA Kings, LA Sparks, and Ready, Set, Gold! (Photo by Axel Koester, Contributing Photographer) Children line up for a free sports clinic sponsored by the L.A. Edu...
Tags: Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Social Justice, Bell, Marshall, Bds, LA Rams, Koreatown, U S Education, Los Angeles Unified, Beutner, Paola Gonzalez


Graduates from 2020 finally got their moment for an in-person commencement at Cal State Los Angeles

Rebecca Galvn, a history major at Cal State Los Angeles, waits to enter graduation ceremonies as Tony Zamora holds a larger-than-life replica to support her at the event Wednesday, July 21, 2021. Graduation ceremonies will be held for graduates on Reeder field at Cal State LA over the next two weeks. (Photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Cal State Los Angeles graduates are covered with confetti at Cal State LA graduation ceremonies Wednesday, July 21, 2021. Graduation cer...
Tags: Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Higher Education, Graduation, Community, Local News, San Fernando Valley, Latina, Reeder, David Crane, Cal State, William Covino, College of Ethnic Studies, Cal State LA


LA County business owners become reluctant enforcers as coronavirus rules tighten up

Atika Enciso discusses how business owners deal with shoppers who refuse to wear masks, what directions they give to their employees and whether their employees express concerns about enforcing public health guidelines and dealing with difficult customers. Enciso runs her business, Studio Blo inside Pout Beauty Bar in North Hollywood.(Photo by Andy Holzman, Contributing Photographer) Atika Enciso strives for excellent customer service, but when a client walks into Studio Blo, her North Hollyw...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, California, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Michelin, Pasadena, Local News, Moses, Los Angeles County, Japan Australia


LA County reports uptick in nursing home cases, as coronavirus numbers continue to rise

Cases of coronavirus in Los Angeles County continued to go in the wrong direction on Tuesday, July 20, with public health officials confirming a slight uptick in skilled nursing facilities partly because of “breakthrough” cases among people already vaccinated. L.A. County Public Health reported that for the week ending July 11, 25 people at skilled nursing facilities tested positive for COVID-19, including three new cases among residents and 22 among staff. The spike has caught the attention of ...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Public Health, Soccer, Delta, Long Beach, Community, Capitol Hill, Pasadena, San Joaquin, Capitol


California to feed 6.2 million students in largest free school lunch program in US

By JOCELYN GECKER | The Associated Press When classrooms in California reopen for the fall term, all 6.2 million public school students will have the option to eat school meals for free, regardless of their family’s income. The undertaking, made possible by an unexpected budget surplus, will be the largest free student lunch program in the country. School officials, lawmakers, anti-hunger organizations and parents are applauding it as a pioneering way to prevent the stigma of accepting free lunc...
Tags: Health, News, Education, California, US, California News, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Maine, Lausd, Biden, Berkeley, Oakley, Trump, Northern California


Oakley, state community colleges leader/ex-LBCC head, to serve as adviser in Biden administration

Eloy Oakley, the former superintendent-president of Long Beach City College and the current chancellor of the California Community Colleges, will temporarily take up a role in the Biden Administration beginning next week. The chancellor will serve as a special adviser to Education Secretary Miguel Cardona, providing advice on higher education policy from Monday, July 26, until sometime in the fall, California Community Colleges announced Monday, July 19. “I am very grateful for the opportunity t...
Tags: News, Education, California, Washington, White House, Los Angeles, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Long Beach, Lausd, Biden, Oakley, Huntington Beach, Haynes, City College


Angelenos stand up against racism during unity march

CHP Capt. David Dashiell, center, talks to students before a unity march and dialogue event to denounce racism at Exposition Park in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 18, 2021. The event is coordinated by The Alliance Los Angeles (a coalition of the 11 professional sports teams in the Greater LA area) and the Brotherhood Crusade. (Photo by Axel Koester, Contributing Photographer) Students, community members and civic leaders march from Exposition Park in Los Angeles to denounce racism on Sunday, J...
Tags: Education, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Lapd, Social Justice, Bruce, Alliance, Rose Garden, LA County, Jeremiah Johnson, Manhattan Beach California, Exposition Park, Blake Bolden


As LA County rekindles mask mandate, 1,827 new cases of COVID-19, 11 deaths posted Saturday

Los Angeles County residents will awaken Sunday morning to revived face-covering rules, slated to go into effect late Saturday night amid newly surging coronavirus statistics. The county reported 1,827 new cases of COVID-19 and 11 additional deaths on Saturday, as health officials attributed the recent spike to the more infectious Delta variant and the intermingling of unmasked individuals in areas where vaccination status is unknown. Many businesses put the rules back in place early and masks w...
Tags: Health, Business, News, Education, California, Cdc, Government, India, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Arizona, Delta, Davis, Long Beach, Community


Q&A: With updated coronavirus measures in place, here’s what the new school year will look like for LAUSD

When Los Angeles Unified students return to campuses a month from now, staff and students, with some exceptions, will be expected to wear a mask indoors, as they did when schools reopened in the spring. But those who are fully vaccinated will no longer have to undergo regular COVID-19 testing, a major departure from district protocols in the spring when all staff and students on campus were to be tested weekly. And student athletes will be back to their regular sports schedules this fall. Those ...
Tags: Health, Education, Cdc, Government, Russia, Sport, Soccer, Moscow, Community, Lausd, Local News, City Of Angels, Board of Education, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, LA County, Merv


Photos: Save the Children’s 100 Days of Reading tour stops at Ellen Ochoa Learning Center in Cudahy

From left, Nancy Molenda gives six-year-old Elsa Ortega a backpack during Save the Children’s 100 Days of Reading Bus Tour event at the Ellen Ochoa Learning Center in Cudahy on Thursday, July 15, 2021. (Photo by Drew A. Kelley, Contributing Photographer) Students in the 1st grade receive free backpacks during Save the Children’s 100 Days of Reading Bus Tour event at the Ellen Ochoa Learning Center in Cudahy on Thursday, July 15, 2021. (Photo by Drew A. Kelley, Contributing Photographer) Fro...
Tags: News, Education, Sport, Soccer, Community, Red Cross, Lausd, Johnson, Usc, LA County, U S Education, Cudahy, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT, Drew A Kelley


National Merit Scholarship announces college-sponsored awards to 2021 LA County high school graduates

    Mira Costa High School held its graduation Thursday June 17, 2021, in Manhattan Beach. (Photo by Chuck Bennett, Contributing Photographer)   The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced its lists of 2021 high school graduates who have been awarded college-sponsored scholarships on June 2 and July 12. The college-sponsored scholarships were financed by 160 colleges and universities this year for more than 4,100 National Merit Scholarship 2021 finalists who will attend their colle...
Tags: Education, College, Sport, Soccer, United States, Higher Education, High School, Universities, John, Local News, Scholarships, Los Angeles County, LA County, San Fernando Valley, North Hollywood, Palos Verdes Peninsula


New center offers a Nest to inspire, serve toddlers and their families in USC area

Evan Osorino, plays his mother Noemi Flores during a first look tour of the Nest a state-of-the-art early childhood education center for low-income children, located near the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Thursday, July 2021. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Evan Osorino, plays his mother Noemi Flores during a first look tour of the Nest a state-of-the-art early childhood education center for low-income children, located near the University of Souther...
Tags: Health, Family, News, Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Red Cross, Usc, University Of Southern California, Southern California, Blair, Costa Mesa, St Mark s Lutheran Church, LA County, Littleton


As elective surgeries return, Red Cross urges LA County to donate blood amid severe shortage

As hospitals return to elective surgeries, the American Red Cross experiences a severe blood shortage. The nonprofit’s Los Angeles chapter is rushing to collect more than 1,000 additional blood donations each day to meet the demand as hospitals see an influx of patients with traumas, organ transplants while handling elective surgeries and emergency room visits. The American Red Cross urges donors of all blood types, particularly type O and those giving platelets, to make an appointment as soon a...
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UC finalizes policy requiring students and staff be vaccinated against COVID-19

The University of California has finalized a policy that will require all students and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 before they can attend any of the university’s campuses in the fall, according to the Los Angeles Times. The university made the announcement Thursday as COVID-19 infection rates began to climb among the state’s unvaccinated residents. Experts are particularly concerned about the Delta variant, the most common variant in the state. It is believed to be twice as contagiou...
Tags: News, Education, Sport, University, Soccer, Fda, UC, University Of California, Los Angeles Times, Michael Drake, Coronavirus


Hart Union High School District board votes to retire Indians mascot by 2025

The William S. Hart Union HIgh School District board voted 4-1 to replace the high school’s Indians mascot by 2025 at its meeting Wednesday, July 14. Members of the Santa Clarita-area community, Hart High students and graduates, parents and staff members exchanged heated remarks about the fate of the mascot during the meeting. At times, Cherise Moore, the president of the board, warned those in attendance to refrain from outbursts and threatened to have disruptive people removed by a sheriff’s d...
Tags: News, Education, Colorado, California, Washington, Massachusetts, NFL, Diversity, Sport, Soccer, Maine, Connecticut, Catholic, Nevada, Lausd, Kansas City Chiefs


Photos: U.S. education secretary visits LAUSD to promote national mentoring, tutoring campaign

Mario Serrano and Judah Hernandez, 12, attend a “Field Day” mentoring event to highlight the nationwide need for mentors and tutors and preparing students for the upcoming academic year at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. (Photo by Axel Koester, Contributing Photographer) U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel A. Cardona, right, attends a “Field Day” mentoring event to highlight the nationwide need for mentors and tutors and preparing students for the upcoming acade...
Tags: News, Education, France, White House, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Lausd, Jason Collins, Local News, Eric Garcetti, Rodrigo, LA Clippers, Burbank, Fairfax High School


Gov. Newsom pushes vaccinations as LA County’s coronavirus hospitalizations climb above 400

BELL GARDENS — The number of people hospitalized due to COVID-19 in Los Angeles County topped 400 on Wednesday, July 14, continuing a slow but steady month-long increase that has prompted concern among health care officials and led to another call from Gov. Gavin Newsom for people to get vaccinated. “I cannot impress upon you more the power of getting vaccinated,” Newsom said during an appearance in Bell Gardens. “If we want to extinguish this pandemic, this disease, we’ve got to get vaccinated....
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